2nd grade curriculum

Language Arts:

Spelling:  Natural Speller, Copywork, Dictation

Grammar:  Grammar Land, Harcourt Press 3rd grade curriculum, LAW class through EPGY (online gifted program at Stanford University)

Writing:  English for the Thoughtful Mind, Harcourt Press 4th grade curriculum

Poetry:  Walter De La Mare, Christina Rossetti, Eugene Field, James Whitcombe Riley

 

Foreign Languages:

Latin:   Latin Word Roots level A1, Prima Latina

Spanish:  weekly tutor, grade level workbook

Chinese:  Better Chinese, weekly group class

 

Literature:

See 2nd grade book list

 

Mathematics:

Singapore Math 3A, 3B, 4A

EPGY online math program (K-7 level)

IXL math: online math practice website

Kahn Academy videos

 

Geography:

Weekly map and globe quizzes

Map pages corresponding to history readings

 

History:

Middle Ages: Story of the World book 2

Timeline drawings

Additional biography readings from the Middle Ages

History in Ambleside Online program 

US History

Argentina history

 

Science:

Earth Science by Scott Mcquerry (see attached scope and sequence)

Supercharged Science (online science program)

Kingfisher Science Encyclopedia

Taller de Laboratorio (100 Experiments of Biology, Physics, and Chemistry)

Los Secretos de la Ciencia (Astronomy, Physics, and Chemistry)

BrainPop website

 

Social Studies:

BrainPop website

Scholastic 3rd grade workbook

Argentine culture studies

 

Fine Arts:

Artistic Pursuits by Brenda Ellis

300 Lessons in Art by Robert Henkes

Ceras (crayons) by Parramón press

Drawing with Children

Picture studies

Foreign film night once a month (see attached list)

 

Museum Visits:

Telfair Museum in Savannah, Georgia

Civil Rights Museum in Birmingham, Alabama

Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama

Owens-Thomas House in Savannah, Georgia

Jepsen Center for the Arts in Savannah, Georgia

UGA Marine Science Center in Savannah, Georgia

Malba in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Bellas Artes in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Fundación Proa in Buenos Aires, Argentina

MACN in Buenos Aires, Argentina

 

Music:

Rocket Piano for music theory

Piano lessons once a week with daily practice at home

Listening

Classics for Kids website

 

Physical/Health Education:

Biweekly tennis classes

Biweekly swimming classes

Biweekly soccer classes

Basic health education

 

Logic:

Perplexors- Level A

Encyclopedia Brown Series

Chess

Think a minutes workbook

Various logic games from Thinkfun

Unlocking Analogies-grades 4-6 level

Lumosity website

 

Religion:

The Story Bible

Book of Common Prayer

World Religion

Gospel in Life series by Timothy Keller

 

Micellaneous:

Tennis camp (2 weeks)